Register of interests

Cllr Simon Blackburn

I, Cllr Simon Blackburn, give notice that I have the following interests. I have put "none" where I have no such interests under any heading:

1. LGA appointments. Please specify which structure(s) you have been appointed to, and the position you hold - eg chair, vice chair, member
Structure Position
Safer & Stronger Communities Board Chair
LGA Executive Member
2. LGA appoinments to outside bodies. Please specify which bodies you have been appointed to - eg JNCs
Appoinment
EU Committee of the Regions - Alternative Member
Council of European Municipalities and Regions - Alternative Member
EUCOR ECON Committee (in place of Sir Albert Bore) - Permanent substitute Member
Business Rates Review Group
Employers’ side of the National Joint Committees (NJC) for Local Government Employers, Fire Service Employees, Chief Fire Officers and Coroners
National Local Government Pension Scheme (LGPS) Committee
National Oversight Group n Domestic Abuse
Immigration, Asylum & Refugee Task Force
3. Employment and business:
I am employed as a: Name and address of employee:
NoneNone
4. Employment and business
I am self employed as a: my place(s) of business is:
Managing Director of Penn Curzon Consulting -
5. Employment and business
I am in (business) partnership as a: the firm(s) trading name and place(s) of business:
None -
6. Employment and business
I am a Director of the following company/companies:
Non Executive Director of The Calico Group
7. Sponsorship - I have received payment(s) in respect of my election expenses, or any other expenses incurred by me in carrying out my duties as a councillor and/or as a member of the LGA from:
Detail:
I received a contributon towards my most recent election expenses (2011) from UNITE the union, and the GMB union made a contribution to Blackpool Labour Party, which benefited all candidates, myself included.
8. Contracts with the Local Government Association - I set out below details of any contract for goods, services or works made between the LGA and myself, or any firm in which I am a partner, or any company of which I am a remunerated director.
Detail:
I occasionally work as a Member Peer
9. Membership of outside bodies - I am a member of, or occupy a position of general control or management in, the following bodies which exercise functions of a public nature:
Detail:
Blackpool Council
Chair of Shadow Lancashire Combined Authority
Member of SIGOMA
Member of Enterprise Zone Governance Committee
10. Membership of outside bodies - I am a member of, or hold a position of general control or management in, the following organisations directed to charitable purposes:
Detail:
CND
11. Membership of outside bodies - I am a member of, or hold a position of general control or management in, the following organisations whose principal purposes includes the influence of public opinion or policy (including any political party or trade union):
Detail:
Unison
Labour Party
12. Membership of, or beneficiary of any payment or financial benefit from a Trade Union:
Detail:
I am a member of Unison. I received a contribution towards election expenses (2011) from UNITE the union, and the GMB union made a contribution to Blackpool Labour Party, which benefited all candidates, myself included.
13. Gifts and Hospitality - Please specify the details of any gifts or hospitality to the value of £50 or over received in connection with duties and responsibilities you have carried out for the LGA.
Date /Offering person or organisation Nature of gift or hospitality / Estimated value
NoneNone
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